Future-Proof Your Business with Zume
Businesses that center on manufacturing foam or plastic products have a short runway as consumers demand more sustainable packaging options and brands work towards their climate pledges.
Zume is your partner to transition from single-use foam or plastic to molded fiber products to future-proof your business.
Your Partner for a Sustainable Future
With a turnkey bundle of hardware, software and services, Zume helps partners manufacture molded fiber products at a significantly lower cost of production, a viable option to phase plastic or foam products out of your business structure and provide the same performance at the same price with a fraction of the consequences. Zume has already gained the trust of major distributors and manufacturers and is selling in over 25 countries.
Why Molded Fiber?
Zume’s molded fiber packaging is 100% compostable, made from repurposed natural materials like agricultural waste, and PFAS-free. It performs equally if not better than plastic or foam at a competitive cost, replacing the need for entire categories of single-use unsustainable products.
Out of the 380 million tons of plastic produced globally, less than 10 percent is recycled, the rest ends up in landfills or our oceans (UN)
The average American generates ~287 lbs. of plastic waste per year (Statista)
By 2050, there will be more plastic than fish in the ocean (UN)
Plastic pollution costs $13 billion in economic damage annually (UN)
More than 1.3B tons of plastic will be dumped on land and in oceans by 2040 (Science)
Global research shows the flow of plastic into the ocean each year could triple by 2040* (Science)
*Cumulative amount of plastic in the ocean could reach 600M tonnes - equivalent in weight to 3M+ blue whales